WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Tuesday is meeting with India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and later in the day, with Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
Below, from the White House…
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 29, 2014
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
In the morning, the President and Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office.This meeting is closed press.
Later in the morning, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India. The two leaders will discuss a range of issues of mutual interest in order to expand and deepen the U.S.-India strategic partnership. They will discuss ways to accelerate economic growth, bolster security cooperation, and collaborate in activities that bring long-term benefits to both countries and the world. They will also focus on regional issues, including current developments in Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq, where India and the United States can work together with partners toward a positive outcome. The President looks forward to working with the Prime Minister to fulfill the promise of the U.S.-India strategic partnership for the benefit of both our citizens and the world. The Vice President will also participate. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting in the Oval Office.
In the afternoon, the President and Vice President will meet with Secretary of Defense Hagel in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
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9:30AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
10:55AM THE PRESIDENT holds a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India; THE VICE PRESIDENT will also attend
Pool Spray at the Bottom (Final Gather 12:00PM – Brady Press Briefing Room)
5:45PM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary of Defense Hagel
1:00PM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest